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3 Methods for Compensating Localized Heat Generation in Smart Thermostats

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This video goes through one of the most prominent issues with thermostat design, accounting for the…

3D Time of Flight: Understanding the system trade-offs

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Learn how design parameters impact system performance.

Differentiator and Integrator Circuits

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By introducing electrical reactance into the feedback loops of an…

Building a Differential Amplifier

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Differential Op-Amp Circuits An op-amp with no feedback is already a…

Parallel Wire Inductance Calculator

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This tool is designed to calculate the inductance of two parallel wires

Simple Vector Addition

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Remember that vectors are mathematical objects just like numbers on a…

Contributors (3)

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<p> Contributors to this chapter are listed in chronological…

Properties of Exponents

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Product of Powers Property am an = am+n   Power of a Product…

Op-Amp Practical Considerations

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Real operational amplifiers have some imperfections compared to an…

The Common-emitter Amplifier

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At the beginning of this chapter, it illustrates how transistors could…

Power Sources

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There are many different types of power sources, and here some of the…

The “Buffer” Gate

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If we were to connect two inverter gates together so that the output…

Memory with moving parts: “Drives”

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The earliest forms of digital data storage involving moving parts was…

Definite Integrals and the Fundamental Theorem of Calculus

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        RELATED WORKSHEET: Calculus for Electric…

AC Generator Theory

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If an electric current is passed through this wire, which direction…

Safe Practices

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If at all possible, shut off the power to a circuit before performing…

Mutual Inductance

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If two coils of wire are brought into close proximity with each other…

Design Project: LED Stroboscope

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A technician uses a stroboscope to “freeze” the rotation of a…

Radar Maximum Range Calculator

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This tool is designed to calculate the maximum distance (range) that a radar can detect

Full-Adder

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The half-adder is extremely useful until you want to add more than one…

Basic Voltmeter Use

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What will this voltmeter register when connected to a battery as shown…

Mutual Inductors

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Mutual inductors are inductors that capitalize the effect of mutual…

AC Power

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If a sinusoidal voltage is applied to an impedance with a phase angle…

Junction Field-effect Transistors

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The field effect transistor was proposed by Julius Lilienfeld in US…

Parallel DC Circuits Practice Worksheet With Answers

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In this circuit, three resistors receive the same amount of voltage…

Vol VI. Credits

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All entries arranged in alphabetical order of surname. Major…

Systems of Numeration

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Roman Numerals The Romans devised a system that was a substantial…

Waveguide Calculator (Circular)

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This tool calculates the cutoff frequency of a circular waveguide

Time Constant Calculations

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Don’t just sit there! Build something!! Learning to mathematically…

Properties of Exponents

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Product of Powers Property am an = am+n   Power of a Product…

What is a Filter?

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It is sometimes desirable to have circuits capable of selectively…

High-impedance Voltmeter

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Operational amplifier, model TL082 recommended…

Vol V. Credits

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All entries arranged in alphabetical order of surname. Major…

Larger 4-variable Karnaugh Maps

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Knowing how to generate Gray code should allow us to build larger…

Questions relating to project management

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NAME:…

Voltage Regulation

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As we saw in a few SPICE analyses earlier in this chapter, the output…

Servo Motor Systems

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Explain the operation of this “H-bridge” motor control circuit: At…

Bipolar Junction Transistors

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The bipolar junction transistor (BJT) was named because its operation…

Design Project: Voltmeter

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The most important component of your voltmeter will be the…

Basic Circuit Troubleshooting

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Determine if the light bulb will de-energize for each of the following…

CMOS Logic Gates

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Counting practice: count from zero to thirty-one in binary, octal, and…

Bandpass Filter Calculator

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This calculates values of the inductance, capacitance of an inductor and capacitor used in a Butterworth LC bandpass filter.

Simultaneous Equations for Circuit Analysis

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Solve this equation for the value of x: x + 5 = 8 How many exact…

Integrator

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Four 6 volt batteries Operational amplifier, model…